Kevin Maguire is Associate Editor (Politics) on the Daily Mirror and author of our Commons Confidential column on the high politics and low life in Westminster. An award-winning journalist, he is in frequent demand on television and radio and co-authored a book on great parliamentary scandals. He was formerly Chief Reporter on the Guardian and Labour Correspondent on the Daily Telegraph.
The Tory backbencher formerly known as the culture secretary had to queue at the bar like everyone else. Meanwhile Chuka and Tristram dodged the proles.
Plus: why has Red Ed turned a lighter shade of pink?
Plus how the Labour Leader’s team try to avoid him being portrayed as “Weird Ed”.
Meanwhile Nigel Evans returns to Westminster.
Plus: more news from inside the Palace of Shame.
The former home secretary and Blackburn fan spotted in the Commons gym in a Galatsaray strip.
The dumped Tory MP for Thirsk is hosting a party in September in London’s Hippodrome Casino.
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